Sadikhasan Sadikhasan - 12 days ago 7
PHP Question

php is not recognized as an internal or external command in command prompt

I got following error when I run command with

php


C:\xampp\htdocs>php
'php' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.


I do not got any error when I run command with
php
in following path

C:\xampp\php>php //do not got error here


Why I got error like

'php' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.

Answer

Add C:\xampp\php to your PATH Environment Variable. Then Close The Command Prompt And Restart Again. Its important because if you didn't restart you command prompt then changes will not reflect.Thanks.